Together, we've said, “thank you,” nearly seven million times in six years. This year, we’re adding another way to thank our heroes and their families. Please join us by sharing your story.



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Happy to help, Matthew


Eight-year U.S. Army Reserves veteran, Matthew, has been in the hospital for a bleed that doctors are working to find and is causing him pain. After completing surgery, he’s not supposed to be on his feet for lengthy periods of time. Applebee’s Thank You Movement provided a microwave to help Matthew heat foods quickly. “He’ll Read More


Happy to help, Henry


At 96 years old, one of storied Navy veteran Henry’s favorite pastimes is playing cribbage with his son and daughter. But his set was beat up and missing a few pieces, and seeing the board was getting more difficult as Henry’s eyesight declined. So his son, a pastor, veteran and Applebee’s fan himself, requested a Read More


Happy to help, Brenda


Eight-year U.S. Army veteran Brenda suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder and chronic pain caused by fibromyalgia. A resident of Uniontown, AL, Brenda served from 1985 to 1993, including a six-month assignment refueling aircraft at a Kuwait airfield during Operation Desert Storm. To help her pursue a two-year degree in office administration, Applebee’s Thank You Movement Read More

Thank You Movement


Thank You Movement

thank you everyone that is protecting this country, you guys rock!!!!

Bassett Family:

Thanks for protecting us!!

Liz Kessler:

thank you for all your outstanding courage and bravery that you have put forward for this country! You guys are amazing!❤️


Thanks for all you do!

Tiffany and Jeff Leggett:

thank you all veterans and current active military. Semper Fi. OOH RAH


Thanks for your service to our great country!


thank you for all you do day in and day out

Tyler Manthei:

Thank you for your service to your country and the sacrifices you have made.

Addie McCleery:

Thankyou for your service!

chris montgomery:

thank you to all my fellow battle buddies

Ginnie Sebel:

Thanking my Son and every soldier! Thanks for keeping us safe!


Thank you for your service!

ames family:

we thank our son in basic training and to all men and women who serve our country! thank you


Tank you to all those who served before me, with me, and after me.

Kathy Fuglee:

I work with veterans every day at the VA. I am a veteran myself. I appreciate what they have done for us and continue to do for us every day. I salute you.

Ken Fuglee:

Thanks to you and your family for all the service and personal sacrifices

Abigail Rullo:

Thank you for serving our country!

Brian Sherman:

thank you for our dedication and service!


Thank you for putting my freedom before you’re own.

Damian Malvizzi:

To all our troops… present, past, and to our fallen… I thank you all, you are not forgotten, and till we meet again

Nikki Polite:

Thank you for your dedication and overlooked actions!!!!

Brenda Restivo:

Thank you for your service and sacrifice! I appreciate you with all my hearty!


From One vet to millions of others…THANKS

Dave Haney:

To all Vet’s. Thank You for you service.And sacrifices. Words can not express my gratitude.


I am a veteran myself who was medically retired and 100% disabled. I value all veterans and want to say THANK YOU to all my brothers and sisters. You are in my thoughts and prayers daily.

yom & mary:

thank you and your family for all you do

Dori Clark:

We appreciate your sacrifice to protect our country. thank you!!!

Corey Johnson:

thank you for everything you do for this country


thank you for your unwavering support


Thank you veteran’s!

Hayley Cruthers:

Thank you for protecting our freedom!

Ann Steinberg:

Thank you for giving up your holidays and time with family so I can enjoy mine.

Ann Steinberg:

Thank you for giving up your holidays and time with family so I can enjoy mine.


Thank you for fighting for what’s right.




Thanks for your service! We appreciate what you do! -sincerely an Air Force sister

charles holladay:

thank you for serving my country in duty of war


Thanks for your service!!

Chris Blue:

I thank all veterans of our great nations military and here’s an OORAH! to my USMC brothers and sisters.


Thank you

Tyler Manthei:

Thank you for your service to your country.

Vickie & Dale Gowins:

Thank you for sacrifices you make for our freedom! It is greatly appreciated!God Bless You!


I want to send a shout out to my son Taylor who is currently serving in the Marine Corp. love you very much son!

Jayson Bais:

great service!

S Pacheco:

Thank you for all your sacrifice and bravery it means alot to me and my family

Randy Matthias:

Thank God for our service men. Thank you!!

Amber Flowers:

Thank you

larry maynard:

thank you for your service and god bless

Heather Hinckley:

As the wife of a 25 year US Army soldier, who has deployed multiple times … I just want to thanks everyone who has served, is serving and their families. We would not be the amazing country we are without all of you. Thank you and God Bless America

Sandra Elliott:

love our country, love our soldiers, Thank you for well, everything!